Boyle Heights

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Crews Work To Repair Water Main Break In Boyle Heights

Crews Tuesday worked to repair a water main that ruptured in a residential neighborhood in Boyle Heights.


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2 Injured In Fiery Crash In Boyle Heights

Firefighters Tuesday investigated a fiery crash that injured two people in Boyle Heights.


Jose Noriega, 101, was fatally struck by a van while in a Boyle Heights crosswalk in October 2014. (credit: CBS)

Driver Who Killed 101-Year-Old Man In Boyle Heights Gets 3 Years In Prison

Ricardo Avalos was sentenced Tuesday after pleading no contest to felony hit-and-run driving causing death and a misdemeanor charge of vehicular manslaughter.


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12 Schools Near Exide Plant To Be Tested For Lead

Are local children playing in school yards contaminated with lead? That is a question that some members of a Boyle Heights community have been asking for nearly two years and they soon may have an answer.


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List Of LAUSD Schools Near Exide Plant That Will Be Tested For Lead

These are a list of schools within the Los Angeles Unified School District located near the Exide Battery Recycling Plant that are expected to be tested for lead.


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Man In Custody After Allegedly Raping Woman While Armed With Machete In Boyle Heights

Police confirm Wednesday a man suspected of raping a woman while armed with a machete has been taken into custody.


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Semi Truck Carrying Shattered Glass Overturns On Freeway In Boyle Heights

Officials Monday are on the scene of a traffic collision involving a semi truck and a vehicle.


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Police To Boost Foot Patrols In Eastside Community Outreach Effort

Officials say residents in the Boyle Heights area can expect to see more LAPD officers on foot patrol as part of an effort to boost community relations.


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Search Continues For Man Suspected Of Threatening Woman With Machete, Raping Her In Boyle Heights Home

Investigators say a 30-year-old woman was sleeping in her bedroom in the 1800 block of Pennsylvania Avenue when an unknown Hispanic male forced his way into the living room window of the residence around 12:30 a.m.

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Residents ‘Take Back The Night’ Day After Attempted Rape In Boyle Heights

A Los Angeles community joined together Sunday night to raise awareness about gender-based violent crimes just a day after a woman in their neighborhood fought off a would-be rapist.


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Alert Nurse Directs Police To Man Suspected In Attempted Rape

A conscientious nurse helped police catch up with a man suspected of attempted rape in Boyle Heights Saturday.


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Murder Suspect Killed In Boyle Heights Officer-Involved Shooting

A suspect who was seen running from a homicide in Boyle Heights was killed Wednesday night in an officer-involved shooting.


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LAPD Confirms Officer-Involved Shooting In Boyle Heights

LAPD confirmed an officer-involved shooting in Boyle Heights on Wednesday night.


Three people were injured, two critically, when this car slammed into an off-ramp on the 5 Freeway Sunday. (credit: CBS)

3 Injured After Car Careens Off 5 Freeway Into Boyle Heights Off-Ramp Wall

Officials said the three injured were adults who were all inside the car.


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New, Green Low-Income Housing Complex Opens In Boyle Heights

A new complex of brand new apartments for very low and low-income families celebrated its grand opening Thursday in Boyle Heights.